How to Replace the Battery in a 2018 Kia Sorento Key Fob
If your Kia key is no longer working perfectly, the battery most likely must to be replaced. In this post, you’ll benefit from knowing how to open your remote key fob and replace a weak or dead battery yourself. If you decide to do it at home near Sorento, follow our guide, but first make sure you have tools and materials required before you start.
What type battery does 2018 Kia Sorento key fob takeReplacing battery in key fob require 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the size of your fob’s batteries.
- 1xCR2032 battery
- flat head screwdriver
Step by step instruction
A tiny coin cell battery installed in the your key fob. Move the key out of the way if it is in the keyless entry remote.
Delicately try to open your fob with flat head screwdriver. Change 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.
Get new battery and install it inside keyless entry fob's body. Battery must be installed with the same position as was a previous. Your remote key fob will not work if you mistakenly put battery wrong way.
After the new battery installed, check key fob functionality by pressing buttons. If everything working good, assemble your fob’s body in reverse order.
The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Accurately try to put the pieces in place by hands from top to bottom. If your key body tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.
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